Capilla de Santa Barbara, Barichara
(4.5/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
The simple 18th century chapel of Capilla de Santa Barbara charms with its historical presence and humble appearance. The mainly brick construction shows some age, adding to the chapel's historical appeal. A simple cross and sculpture of an ox pulling a plough greet visitors at the entrance. Lush orange and palm trees surround the chapel, which sits at the top of a hill. The interior remains just as simple, with a few pews and a very small altar. As you exit the chapel, take in the view of the white houses and rows of terracotta-colored tile roofs that line the steep mountain road, and peer out onto the lush countryside that unfolds on the horizon. With our online itinerary creator, Barichara attractions like Capilla de Santa Barbara can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Church sober, very well preserved and with great heritage value. Located near the main Park of Barichara, ideal to visit walking at the time enjoying the beautiful architecture of the buildings and surrounding streets.
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  • Barichara by something known as the most beautiful village of Colombia, and its Chapel Santa Barbara is a reflection of that, is a very quiet place! To the side is the park for the Arts where you can see beautiful sculptures and also from its lookout view to the Canyon is spectacular!
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  • Beautiful chapel where you can see the stone carved on its walls, has a very special energy, if you want to have peace and a quiet place to meditate this is an excellent choice.
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  • In the high part of the village is this cozy and old chapel, a pleasant walk from the square of the Center to a few minutes offers views of the architecture of this beautiful town.
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  • Chapel at the top of the municipality from where you can see all the people. Carry plenty of water it's been too hot or climb on the truck.
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  • Where to study
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  • Beautiful colonial site
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  • Nice
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